Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
931 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE TO 20 NM OFFSHORE AND DELAWARE
BAY

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931 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK
ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...

FORECAST WAVES AND FREEZING SPRAY REFER TO ICE FREE WATERS.

WEAK IMPULSE MOVES THROUGH THE AREA TODAY FOLLOWED BY AN
EXTENSIVE HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM FOR A MAJORITY OF THE WEEKEND. AS
THE HIGH SLIPS OFF THE COAST ON SUNDAY A WEAK WARM FRONT LIFTS
THROUGH THE REGION AS LOW PRESSURE PASSES TO OUR WEST AND ITS
ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT PUSHES THROUGH ON MONDAY. ANOTHER LOW
PRESSURE EJECTS OUT OF THE CENTRAL PLAINS AND CROSSES OUR REGION
ON TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY. THE LOWS ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT PUSHES
THROUGH LATER ON WEDNESDAY WITH ANOTHER EXPANSIVE HIGH PRESSURE
SYSTEM FILLING IN BEHIND IT.

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ANZ450-451-280215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK TO MANASQUAN INLET NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MANASQUAN INLET TO LITTLE EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
931 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM
EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. ..BECOMING
MAINLY IN E WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING... THEN RAIN...
SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING N 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
BECOMING S IN THE EVENING...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY
THROUGH THE NIGHT.

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ANZ452-453-280215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-
931 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM
EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. ..BECOMING
MAINLY IN E WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. MAINLY IN E
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUN...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN...SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING N 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
BECOMING S IN THE EVENING...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW IN
THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY...THEN RAIN LIKELY
THROUGH THE NIGHT.

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ANZ454-455-280215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
931 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM
EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. ..BECOMING
MAINLY IN E WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. MAINLY IN NE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUN...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING... THEN RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW IN THE MORNING.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...SNOW
AND FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

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DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
931 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN... SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
IN THE MORNING.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY.

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ANZ430-280215-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
931 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN
1 TO 2 FT LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO
2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
IN THE MORNING.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN RAIN LIKELY.

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